The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML
Rank 21 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing XML 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.85% 10.87% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.73% +2.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 11.11% 32.61% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Average daily rate £313 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £458 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Farnborough region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 16 (84.21%) Data Structures
2 15 (78.95%) Visual Studio
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) VB.NET
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) Intergraph
4 12 (63.16%) SmartPlant
5 11 (57.89%) MS Access
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
7 8 (42.11%) XAML
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
7 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (26.32%) SAP
9 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
10 4 (21.05%) Life Science
11 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (15.79%) SQL
11 3 (15.79%) VBA
11 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 3 (15.79%) Publishing
12 2 (10.53%) Migration
12 2 (10.53%) Replication
12 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
12 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 2 (10.53%) ETL
12 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) SmartPlant
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MS Access
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) SSDT
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Programmer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (5.26%) WSDL
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Data Structures
2 4 (21.05%) Life Science
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) VB.NET
2 8 (42.11%) XAML
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) XPath
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Intergraph
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft